A Detroit police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a young girl has told jurors that he didn’t intentionally kill Aiyana Stanley-Jones.
A police officer who was second through the door in a Detroit raid testified that he didn’t see anyone struggle with another officer before Aiyana Stanley-Jones was killed.
“The gun went off and shot her in the head. I started screaming and hollering. … ‘Y’all done killed my grandbaby,’” Jones told the courtroom.
Jurors in the trial of a Detroit police officer charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 7-year-old girl watched a video Tuesday of the police raid that led to the fatal shooting.
Jurors have been barred from taking notes, although the judge did not explain why.
A Wayne County Circuit Court judge has rejected a motion to dismiss a case against a Detroit police officer accused of fatally shooting a 7-year-old girl during a raid that was recorded for a reality TV show.
A judge has set an April 8 trial for a Detroit police officer charged in the death of a 7-year-old girl during a raid recorded for a reality TV show.
The father of a 7-year-old Detroit girl shot and killed during a police raid on their home faces trial in the earlier shooting death of a teenager outside a convenience store.
A Detroit police officer charged with involuntary manslaughter faces trial next spring in the high-profile death of 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones..
Multiple charges have been handed down in connection to the shooting death of 7-year-old Aiyana Jones during a Detroit Police raid.